Information Technology for European Advancement (ITEA)

For whom?

Ambitious industries, SMEs, start-ups, knowledge institutes, universities and end-user organisations

For what?

The development of software innovations

More information

With the Eureka programme, the Dutch ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate alongside the European Commission stimulate organisations which focus on market-oriented R&D. ITEA is a strategic European research programme aimed at the development of software intensive services and systems.

For whom is ITEA?  

ITEA4 supports large-scale software innovations initiated from the industry. The grant is accessible for European partnerships between large industry, SMEs, start-ups, research institutes, universities and user organisations (profit or non-profit). A consortium must consist of at least two partners from two different countries, either both from different Eureka Member Countries or a Eureka Member Country and one Eureka Associated Country.

The grant scheme stimulates market-oriented and applied research in the field of software-intensive services and systems. Your project must challenge one or more of the following themes:

  • Smart Mobility
  • Smart Health
  • Safety and Security
  • Smart Engineering
  • Smart Communities
  • Smart Cities
  • Smart Industry

Deadlines ITEA

Below you will find preliminary deadlines for the upcoming call. These dates are subject to change:

What? When?
Opening of the call 13 September 2022
Online ITEA Project Outline Preparation Days 13 – 14 September 2022
Deadline submission of Project Outlines (POs) 15 November 2022 (closed)
Letter of Intent 29 November 2022
Announcement of POs invited for Full Project Proposal (FPP) submission & rejected POs 19 December 2022
Deadline submission FPPs February 2023 (closed)
Declaration of Acceptance (DoA) March 2023
Announcement of labelled and rejected FPPs End of March/Beginning of April 2023
National funding applications Q4 2022 – Q2 2023

When the 2023 opening is announced, it will be communicated here.

Would you like to know more about ITEA?

Contact us via 088 495 20 00 or fill in the form below for more information on topics such as the eligibility criteria or the application and evaluation process. Our specialists would be pleased to support you with the grant acquisition process.


More information on the possibilities of ITEA for your project? Our specialists would be pleased to advice you. Contact us via 088 495 20 00 or Or fill in the form below: